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cold sorenoun [C]

/ˈkoʊld ˌsɔr, ˈsoʊr/
a painful, red swelling on the lips or nose which is caused by a viral infection
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cold sorenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkəʊld ˌsɔːr/ us   /ˈkoʊld ˌsɔːr/
a painful, red swelling, especially on the lips or nose, that is caused by a virus
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in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指嘴唇或鼻子上的)冷疱疹…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指嘴唇或鼻子上的)冷皰疹…
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